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07.18.08

Links 18/07/2008: GNU/Linux at NASA, Nicaragua

Posted in News Roundup at 2:54 pm by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

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  • KDE 4.1 RC1 – Yet Another Top Release

    So another succesful release, I really think that anyone who hasn’t switched because they thought that it wasn’t mature enough at KDE 4.0 release, its about time to consider it. 4.1 is not only mature, but it’s also stable. Soon enough, the beauty of the KDE 4 series is going to start to outshadow competition, and with the desktop experience being most important to the end user, more smaller businesses and casual home users might start to switch, just to see KDE 4. The more real information there is about what Linux and KDE are, and what KDE looks and feels like, the more people will want to use it.

  • KDE 4.1. The promise of a better future!
  • Plasma Embedded

    My job was to install Linux on it. And I did just that – Debian GNU/Linux with KDE 4.1 beta which is in Debian’s experimental repositories. I hooked the system to my screen so that you can see what it looks like (although it was a bit odd to hook something like this to a 19″ screen). It behaves surprisingly well – the system is responsive and works very well (with all fancy Plasma animations).

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